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Training is a team sport at Stirling Fit Co

Robyn Raymond is part of an active family with husband, Dennis, and kids, Baxter and Gracie, firmly ensconced in the hills sporting scene. Over the past few years Robyn has applied her life-long love of team sports into a passion for team based group training, making Stirling Fit Co a place where you’re likely to […]


Spreading the Christmas Cheer

The annual Restaurant Tranquilo Christmas lunch has been running for years, but we haven’t been aware of it for that long as its instigator has always preferred to let it fly under the radar. This year we wanted to find out more about it, and finally convinced a reluctant Michelle Golding from TQ to fill […]


Will Ride – not your average bike shop!

Will Ride – not your average bike shop Former Mountain bike and Downhill World Cup racer Will Rischbieth is better placed than most to recognise that Stirling is at the centre of the Adelaide Hills region that is becoming a mecca for all riding disciplines. With a passion for mountain bikes that is truly infectious, […]


A New Era at Cleveland Nursery

Cleveland Nursery, an icon in Stirling and amongst the nursery industry, changed hands on 1 July 2017 when James and Bronwyn Bennier decided it was time to retire and hand the gardening tools over to a new custodian. Enter Sarah Burchell, a Stirling local with a love of all things people and plants. We stopped […]

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Milan Rouge Contemporary Craft and Design

Rose Maguire and Alison Arnold, both talented potters in their own right, created Milan Rouge Contemporary Craft and Design to showcase art on behalf of their network of over 150 artists. The result is an eclectic blend of one-off, handmade wonders housed in a beautiful gallery in equally beautiful Stirling Adelaide Hills. Meet Rose and […]


This is How I Roll

Freshly baked bread is something we all take for granted, but what of the people behind the scenes who make it all possible?  We had a chat with David Clarke, lifelong resident of the Adelaide Hills and owner/baker at Baker’s Delight Stirling, about his daily routine, getting to know the wildlife, and the big move […]


An Organic Kind of Guy

The Organic Market and Café is a Stirling institution adjacent to the magnificent oak trees on Druid Ave.  Popular with everyone from bike riders to dog walkers, it serves as a community focal point for locals and a must see for visitors.  Owned and managed by Grahame Murray, with his business and life partner Bronwyn […]

Stirling Adelaide Hills John Linke

John the Barber

John’s Barber Shop recently celebrated its 50 year anniversary in main street Stirling.  John Linke has spent an entire career getting to know his clients and hearing about their lives.  We thought it was time to put John the Barber in the spotlight. Where did you grow up? In Aldgate. What did your parents do? […]

Stirling Adelaide Hills Red Cacao Chocolate

Blog of Chocolate

One of the wonderful things about Stirling is the variety of individual businesses to discover as you wander the streets and laneways. One recent arrival has quickly become established as a firm favourite among locals and visitors alike. We asked Marcus Booth-Remmers how Red Cacao became flavour of the month in Stirling and beyond… What […]